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SSMS Version 17.4 no more SQLPS Module

It was just a matter of time, as it was already mention in previous SSMS (SQL Server Management Studio) documentation that SQLPS module was going to be deprecated and replace with the new SQLServer module. See SSMS download information at: … Continue reading

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PSCore6 – Version 6.0.1 is out of the oven!

Yes! Go and get while it still hot.  The Microsoft PowerShell Team is making it happen and they are not stopping. Need to know more about the PSCore Roadmap, the check this link: https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/powershell/2018/01/24/powershell-core-6-1-roadmap/ Keep mind, that it always take few … Continue reading

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PSCore6 – Nuget Microsoft.SqlServer.SqlManagementObjects latest Package (v140.17218.0) Broken

This is the SMO (SqlServer Management Objects) package use to create PSCore6 scripts to connect and manage SQL Server on Windows, Linux, and Azure. But today, I found out the latest version “140.17218.0″ is broken. I had to rolled back … Continue reading

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Installing PowerShell Core in Server Core

In the following Virtual machine scenario, I got one Server Core with Active Directory (Build 16299) and Windows 10 (Build 16299) joined to my new domain. Both Build 16299. On my Windows client I create a shared folder named “SharedFiles”, … Continue reading

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PSCore 6.0.0 – Upgrading/Uninstalling OpenSSH in Windows

This is all done with Chocolatey Package Manager for Windows. The following commands are important to know: 1. Information about the package: choco info OpenSSH 2. Upgrade installed package: choco upgrade OpenSSH 3. Remove installed package: choco uninstall OpenSSH 4. … Continue reading

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Welcome PowerShell Core 6.0.0 GA

Yes! Today the Microsoft PowerShell Team with the help of the community has made PowerShell Core “Generally Available” and “Supported“. Feel free to read their blog post at: https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/powershell/2018/01/10/powershell-core-6-0-generally-available-ga-and-supported/ Get It Now Of course, there are little housekeeping to do, … Continue reading

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Simple way to get AzureRM VM Status

This is one of the beauty of PowerShell as you can always find the way simplify your code. In the case of getting the AzureRM virtual machine status using the Get-AzureRMVM cmdlet, everyone has been a little misleaded. It seems … Continue reading

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PowerShell Core–Updated setup OpenSSH in Windows and Linux

It’s been over a year since my last post on “PowerShell Open Source – Windows PSRemoting to Linux with OpenSSH”. A lot has change, so here’s the updated version. Linux OpenSSH installation In Linux (Ubuntu), open a terminal (Bash) session. … Continue reading

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Awareness on Installing PowerShell Modules

As you are all aware of the upcoming PowerShell Core, and the impact it will bring in our cross-platform infrastructure. For now, both Windows Powershell and Powershell Core will co-exist side by side. Also, our Powershell skill sets will still … Continue reading

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Working with Azure Resource Manager Cross-platform with PowerShell Core

This is a brief introduction to connecting to your Azure Cloud subscription using Azure Resource Manager module (AzureRM) in both Windows PowerShell and PowerShell Core. You could install both AzureRM and AzureRM.Netcore modules in the same Windows System. Or, when … Continue reading

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